Plan ahead and check out these City of Toronto-produced arts and culture, food, heritage, music and sporting events later in the year. Visit the Festivals & Events Calendar to find even more events.

Cultural Hotspot

From May through October, Cultural Hotspot shines a spotlight on the arts, culture and community in one of Toronto's diverse neighbourhoods.

Scarborough Sunday Concert Series

Enjoy live performances by orchestras, big bands Jazz ensembles and more at the Scarborough Civic Centre twice a month from September to June.

Digital Literacy Day

The City and the Toronto Public Library collaborate with local companies and organizations to host more than 60 events for all ages.

Toronto Remembers D-Day

Each June 6, the City of Toronto honours the Canadian men and women who took part in D-Day – the Allied forces’ invasion of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944.

Indigenous Arts Festival

Celebrate Indigenous and Métis culture at Fort York National Historic Site. June 2019.

Toronto Challenge

Are you ready for a challenge? Each June hundreds run or walk through downtown Toronto to raise funds to improve the quality of life for seniors.

Canada Day

Celebrate Canada Day across the city with fireworks, entertainment, parades and more on July 1.


Toronto's delicious prix fixe summer foodie event offers three-course menus at 200 of Toronto's top restaurants each July.

Youth Games

Hundreds of youth from across Toronto participate in a day of competitive sports and cooperative games each August.

Nuit Blanche Toronto

Toronto's free all-night contemporary art event. Experience the city transformed by artists on October 5, 2019.

Remembrance Day

On November 11, we acknowledge the bravery and sacrifices of the people who gave their lives for peace and freedom.


An international forum for real-world applications of geographic information systems (GIS) technology. November 2019

Cavalcade of Lights

Glittering lights, music, skating and spectacular winter fireworks at Nathan Phillips Square. November 2019.

Toronto Sport Summit

Torontonians involved in community sports gather for a day-long networking and capacity building event.

New Year's Eve

Ring in the New Year at Nathan Phillips Square on December 31, 2019 with free entertainment and a stunning midnight fireworks display.

Annual Mayor's Skate Party

Join Mayor John Tory and Toronto City Councillors for the annual family-friendly skating party in January.


Savour Toronto's winter culinary scene with prix fixe menus at the city's top restaurants, plus unique food events. January – February, 2020.